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  • AS/NZS 2589.1:1997

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    Gypsum linings in residential and light commercial construction - Application and finishing Gypsum plasterboard

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF 1 User, PDF 3 Users, PDF 5 Users, PDF 9 Users

    Superseded date:  30-06-2017

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  05-08-1997

    Publisher:  Standards Australia

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    Abstract - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    Specifies the requirements for the application and finishing of gypsum plasterboard in residential and light commercial construction. It provides a choice of levels of finish which allows flexibility of application.

    Scope - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    This Standard sets out the requirements for the application and finishing of gypsum plasterboard in residential and light commercial construction.

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    Committee BD-011
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher Standards Australia
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By
    Supersedes
    Under Revision

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    First published in Australia as AS 2589-1983.Jointly revised and redesignated AS/NZS 2589.1:1997. First published in Australia as AS 2589-1983. Jointly revised and redesignated AS/NZS 2589.1:1997.

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    AS 1720.1-1988 Timber structures (known as the SAA Timber Structures Code) - Design methods
    AS 1397-1993 Steel sheet and strip - Hot-dipped zinc-coated or aluminium/zinc-coated
    AS 1538-1988 Cold-formed Steel Structures Code
    AS 1276-1979 Methods for determination of sound transmission class and noise isolation class of building partitions
    AS 2753-1985 Adhesives - Mastic - For bonding gypsum plaster linings to wood and metal framing members
    AS 3740-1994 Waterproofing of wet areas within residential buildings
    AS 3566-1988 Screws - Self-drilling - For the building and construction industries
    AS 3623-1993 Domestic metal framing (Reconfirmed 2018)
    AS 2334-1980 Steel nails - Metric series (Reconfirmed 2015)
    AS 2588-1983 Gypsum plasterboard
    AS 3700-1988 Masonry in buildings (known as the SAA Masonry Code)
    AS 2331.3.1-1980 Methods of test for metallic and related coatings Corrosion and related property tests - Neutral salt spray (NSS) test
    AS 1720.2-1990 Timber structures - Timber properties
    AS 1191-1985 Acoustics - Method for laboratory measurement of airborne sound transmission loss of building partitions
    AS 4055-1992 Wind loads for housing

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    AS/NZS 2311:2000 Guide to the painting of buildings
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